Khusbu Bhakta

Khusbu Bhakta joined Vera in October 2017 as the communications coordinator. Khusbu helps proofread content on Vera’s website, including publications, blog posts, and Vera staff bios. She also writes Vera Posts and Vera News. Khusbu comes from Penguin Random House where she worked as a speakers bureau assistant and provided support to numerous authors, including Bryan Stevenson. She also volunteers with the Parole Preparation Project, an organization that works with incarcerated individuals serving indeterminate life sentences to assist with preparation for their parole hearings. She is a 2014 graduate of NYU’s Summer Publishing Institute and holds a BA in journalism and media studies from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.